Studio Percussion Library - Kontakt
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Studio Percussion Library

Version: Kontakt 5.8.1 / WAV / V1

27 Drums. 8064 Hits. 8 Keyswitches.



Download Method: Kontakt Hub

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Product Overview

Studio Percussion Library is a highly detailed and intuitive collection of 8064 single hits built into a Kontakt sampler and wav sample pack. 8 keyswitches can be used to create realistic percussion loops that accurately emulate the sound of a real percussionist playing live. The complete library includes all 27 percussion drums.

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1.28GB of Incredibly Diverse Percussion for Kontakt!

With “Studio Percussion Bundle” you get a total of 8064 percussion hits that have been recorded using 21 different percussive drums of various different sizes.

Each drum has been recorded in 3 different positions across 8 unique keyswitches. This comprehensive percussion library also comes with the following features:

  • ADSR
  • Bitcrusher
  • Distortion Unit
  • LP / HP Filters
  • 4 Band EQ
  • Stereo Bus Compressor
  • Convolution Reverb

79 MIDI files are also included for instant inspiration!

Image supporting 21 Unique Instruments Designed to Inspire You!

21 Unique Instruments Designed to Inspire You!

The selection of percussion instruments available in “Studio Percussion Bundle” is as varied as it is inspirational, and includes all of the following:

  • 6 Inch Bongo
  • 6 Inch LP Mini Timbales
  • 7 Inch Bongo
  • 7 Inch Djembe
  • 8 Inch Djembe
  • 8 Inch LP Mini Timbales
  • 8-16 Inch Tom Drums
  • 9 Inch LP Generation 3 Bongo
  • 10 Inch Dixon Snare Closed
  • 10 Inch Dixon Snare Open
  • 11 Inch Kambala Djembe
  • 12 Inch Kambala Djembe
  • 12 Inch LP Aspire Conga Quinto High
  • 12 Inch LP Aspire Conga Quinto Low
  • 12 Inch LP Aspire Conga Quinto Medium
  • 12 Inch LP Aspire Conga Tumba High
  • 12 Inch LP Aspire Conga Tumba Low
  • 12 Inch LP Aspire Conga Tumba Medium
  • 14 Inch Premier Piccolo Closed
  • 14 Inch Premier Piccolo Open
  • 16 Inch Gewa Irish Bodhran

Each instrument has been carefully recorded and mapped to the keyboard for maximum playability, allowing you to create ultra-realistic performances!

  • 48 unique hits span 4 octaves
  • Octave C2 trigger unmuted hits
  • Octave C3 trigger unmuted held hits
  • Octave C4 trigger muted hits
  • Octave C5 trigger muted held hits.

Having such a wide range of hits at your disposal means you are able to create percussion loops that sound realistic and trigger exactly like a percussionist would play the drum naturally with their hands.

Additionally 8 Keyswitches have been built into the Kontakt sampler and can be used to change the playing style from 1 finger, 2 fingers, 4 fingers, palm, knuckles, wrist, brush, mallet, wood stick, plastic stick and metal stick.

Using the keyswitches you can create unique loops that sound as realistic as a real percussionist playing the drum!

A Multitude of Filters & Effects To Help Shape Your Sound!

A comprehensive FX rack has been built into the Kontakt sampler and includes a wealth of tools to help you shape the sound to your liking, including:

  • A Low and Highpass filter
  • Distortion unit
  • Bitcrusher
  • Stereo Widener

The distortion unit is very effective when driving percussion to add more depth and high end grit.

Audio Animals’ Solid State Logic (SSL) inspired Channel Strip is also included in this Kontakt sampler. Comprising of 4 bands of EQ this can be used to sculpt and enhance each percussion instrument.

The included Stereo Bus Compressor acts as the glue. Gluing the percussion loop together and controlling peaks.

Convolution Reverb has also been built into the Kontakt sampler and includes 128 unique impulse responses.

These impulse responses have been broken down into different categories as follows:

  • Indoor Rooms
  • Industrial Spaces
  • Enclosed Spaces
  • School
  • Mental Hospital
  • Gunpowder Mill
  • Military Fort
  • Aircraft Base

All of the impulse responses can be tailored to your exact needs by adjusting the IR size and Reflection Frequency.

So What Exactly Can I Do With “Studio Percussion Bundle”?

With 21 Highly Versatile And Realistic Percussion Instruments and a wealth of options for shaping and customising the overall sound “Studio Percussion Bundle” is especially well suited to:

  • Cinematic Underscore
  • TV Scoring
  • Video Games
  • Ethnic Music Styles

… and much more!

Note: Requires the FULL retail version of Kontakt 5.8.1 or higher (NOT compatible with the free Kontakt Player)


  • 1.28GB of Content
  • 21 percussion instruments
  • Bongos, Congas, Djembes, Toms, Snares and Timbales
  • 8 keyswitches
  • 48 unique hits per keyswitch
  • Unmuted & muted hits
  • 8064 24 bit wav samples
  • 128 Impulse Responses
  • 79 Midi Files
  • Note: Requires the FULL retail version of Kontakt 5 or higher (NOT compatible with the free Kontakt Player)
  • Perfect for Cinematic Underscore, Documentaries, Video Games and more!
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